Police arrested Yam Bahadur Sarki (45) of Ghorahi sub-metropolitan-2, Nimuriya and Saraswoti Gurung (33) of ward no. 3, accused of blaming two female of witchcraft .
Gurung called faith healer Yam Bahadur on June 14 to treat her sick son. After which, she blamed two women who happen to be be sister-in-laws to Gurung. Case has been filed against the faith healer and Gurung and further investigation process is ongoing.
|Violent / Non-violent||Nonviolent|
|Onesided / Twosided||Onesided|
|Collective / Interpersonal||Collective|
|Primary Cause||Extra-judicial response on basis of witchcraft allegations|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||2|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Citizen/Individuals , Religious leader|
|Actor 1 - Youth||noyouth|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||2|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target)||Family/relative|
|Actor 2 - Youth||noyouth|
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